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Event Advisory Notice – Senate Hearings

February 11, 2011 Leave a comment

Event Advisory Notice

Who: FIU Student Government Council – Modesto A. Maidique Campus

What: SGA Grievance Hearings

When: 11th February 2011, 3:30pm – 7:30pm

Where: RDB 1000 & RDB 2001

Why: The Court will be holding hearings for several grievances received from the Senate
on Friday February 11th, 2011 at 3:30pm. The hearings will be in 30 minute blocks
starting at 3:30pm.

Details: Your attendance is highly encouraged.

Additional Information
For additional Information, visit our websites at, and You may also contact Andrew Vaz, SGC-MMC Press secretary at or by calling our office in Graham Center, Room 211, at +1.305.348.2121.

About Florida International University
Florida International University is Miami’s 1st and only public research institution of higher learning. Serving nearly 40,000 students, FIU is amongst the 25th largest Universities in the nation, boasting 12 Colleges and Schools that offer in excess of 200 Bachelors, Masters, Doctoral and Professional degrees. With over 100,000 Alumni living and working in South Florida, the impact that FIU has had on the local community is incalculable.

About the Student Government Association at FIU
The Student Government Association at FIU affords students the opportunity to cultivate their leadership skills by serving as liaisons of the student body to the University Administration, hence gaining valuable experience in governance and stewardship. With over 40 senators, 60 cabinet members, 20 committees and 40 interns, SGA provides a challenging yet sustainable environment in which students can contribute to student life and in turn, the university community.


Associate Justice Position Available

January 4, 2011 Leave a comment

We are currently accepting applications for the position of justice. If you are interested in the position please fill out the following application, and along with a resume submit it to by January 13, 2011.

The SGC-MMC Supreme Court, as part of the Judiciary Branch, is tasked with ensuring the rule of law is being met throughout SGA. When cases are presented to the Judiciary, the five justices that make up the Supreme Court are given the responsibility of upholding the National, State, and FIU Constitution, as well as our Statutes. It is the job of the Supreme Court Justices to remain unbiased and ensure all individuals coming before Court are treated fairly and impartially.

If you have any questions feel free to contact Octavio Mella at that email as well. Good luck!